Dura M, Teissandier A, Armand M, Barau J, Lapoujade C, Fouchet P, Bonneville L, Schulz M, Weber M, Baudrin LG, Lameiras S and Bourc’his D ( 2022 ) DNMT3A-dependent DNA methylation is required for spermatogonial stem cells to commit to spermatogenesis. Nat Genet , 54:469–480 Link


Mosler T, Conte F, Longo GMC, Mikicic I, Kreim N, Möckel MM, Petrosino G, Flach J, Barau J, Luke B, Roukos V and Beli P ( 2021 ) R-loop proximity proteomics identifies a role of DDX41 in transcription-associated genomic instability. Nat Commun , 12:7314 Link


Prakash SA and Barau J (2020) Chromatin profiling in mouse embryonic germ cells by CUT&RUN. Methods Mol Biol, 2214:253-264 Link


Barau J, Teissandier A, Zamudio N, Roy S, Nalesso V, Hérault Y, Guillou F and Bourc’his D (2016) The DNA methyltransferase DNMT3C protects male germ cells from transposon activity. Science, 354:909–912 Link


Barau J, Grandis A, Carvalho VMA, Teixeira GS, Zaparoli GHA, do Rio MCS, Rincones J, Buckeridge MS and Pereira GAG (2015) Apoplastic and intracellular plant sugars regulate developmental transitions in witches’ broom disease of cacao. J Exp Bot, 66:1325–1337 Link

Zamudio N, Barau J, Teissandier A, Walter M, Borsos M, Servant N and Bourc’his D (2015) DNA methylation restrains transposons from adopting a chromatin signature permissive for meiotic recombination. Genes Dev, 29:1256–1270 Link


Silveira AB, Trontin C, Cortijo S, Barau J, Del Bem LEV, Loudet O, Colot V and Vincentz M (2013) Extensive natural epigenetic variation at a de novo originated gene. PLOS Genet, 9:e1003437 Link